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Ms. Stocker from Zionsville IN is requesting materials related to Food, Clothing & Hygiene through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Student Sensory Selection

Help me give my students a healthy sensory diet. I have students with autism and anxiety disorders that would benefit from having some new sensory choice items in my classroom.

  • $601 goal

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My Students

I teach students in middle school with a variety disabilities. My students make teaching exciting with their out of the box ideas for learning strategies. They are motivated to be their best and beyond. These students do not let their learning disabilities define them.

My students believe that their disabilities help them see the world differently!

I encourage this thought process with positive reinforcements. My students are each other's champions, as we always celebrate all classroom and personal successes.

My Project

Many of my students would benefit in having a good healthy sensory diet in the school day. The different items I have chosen for this grant will help with noise, light, and touch when they are feeling anxious or overwhelmed in their general education setting.

Students with autism and anxiety need ways to escape or use sensory to help with moments that can overwhelming in the classroom.

The weighted blankets are awesome for my sensory students to feel that weight like it is a big hug bringing them to their center core. Body socks help with the compress and stretching for all over the body and covering the head from the lights in the school setting. The noise canceling headphones give the students the quiet they need to work in a classroom or be in a large group. The fidget items and sand are great for calming and staying focused in a classroom. The time timer is a silent way for students with anxiety to know how much time is left for work or calming. These items will help continue my effort to provide a safe and healthy environment for all my students.

Ms. Stocker
Grades 3-5

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This project will reach 30 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Time Timer MOD (Sky Blue), 60 Minute Visual Analog Timer, Optional Alert (On/Off), No Loud Ticking; Time Management Tool • Amazon Business $27.59 5 $137.95
Weighted Blanket for Adults (20 lbs for 150-200 lbs Individuals) by Sivio, Perfect for Fall Asleep Faster Sleep Better, Reduce Anxiety, Autism, Sensory Processing Disorder (60" x 80",Dark Gray) • Amazon Business $77.99 1 $77.99
Weighted Blanket for Kids 5 lbs 36" x 48", Gravity Blanket 4.0 USES Minky Fabric Inner and Cover Two-Layer Integrated Design, Perfect Sleep Therapy for People with Insomnia, Anxiety, Grey • Amazon Business $69.80 1 $69.80
Hearing Protection Earmuff/Headphone for Toddler, Kids, Teen, Young Adult. Amplim Noise Reduction Headphones, Sound Canceling Earmuffs Ear Defenders - Airplane, Concert, Outdoor, Lawn Mower - Blue • Amazon Business $12.27 4 $49.08
Infinity Cube - Infinite Fidget Cube - Pressure Reduction Toys Infinite Cube for ADD, ADHD, Anxiety, and Autism Adult and Children • Amazon Business $7.99 4 $31.96
Everyday Educate Sensory Sox Body Socks - for Autistic & Sensory Processing Disorders - Deep Pressure Simulation Body Blanket Great for Dynamic Movement Medium 47" L by 27" W - Orange • Amazon Business $27.99 1 $27.99
Infinity Cube Fidget Toy cAoku 2017 Newest Magic Toy Unlimited Fidget Cube with Triangular Accessory Inside Stress Anxiety Relief Toy … • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
Kinetic Sand Sand Tray - Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $9.99 2 $19.98
National Geographic Play Sand - 2 LBS of Sand with Castle Molds and Tray (Blue) - A Kinetic Sensory Activity • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Sparkling Play Sand - 2 LBS of Shimmering Sand with Castle Molds and Tray (Pink) - A Kinetic Sensory Activity • Amazon Business $12.99 1 $12.99
3 Pack of Liquid Motion Timers Sensory Toys for Stress Relief - Great as Bubbler Timer Fidget Toys for Kids, Satisfying Mini Lava Lamp Office & Desk Toys, Figit Toy Gift for Boys, Girls, and Adults! • Amazon Business $12.49 1 $12.49

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